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International Business Times
Iran: Hundreds of social media users to face trial for carrying out 'immoral activities'with the arrest of 53-year-old Mehdi Butorabi, the manager of the Persian Blog,
Iran: Hundreds of social media users to face trial for carrying out 'immoral activities'
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
with the arrest of 53-year-old Mehdi Butorabi, the manager of the Persian Blog, as reported by the student news agency ISNA. The blog is very popular with thousands of young Iranians who use it to share their thoughts and opinions. "This is a... Read more
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SKY News
Iran Arrests Hundreds Of Social Media Usersfield of fashion," the Gherdab website said. The suspects will now face trial,
Iran Arrests Hundreds Of Social Media Users
SKY News / Posted yesterday
field of fashion," the Gherdab website said. The suspects will now face trial, it added. A similar report was run by the Isna news agency. Facebook and Twitter are banned in the Islamic republic, though software that provides access is easily... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Iran rounds up 450 social media users over ‘immoral activities’Gherdab. It said the suspects would be put on trial without specifying how man
Iran rounds up 450 social media users over ‘immoral activities’
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
Gherdab. It said the suspects would be put on trial without specifying how many exactly have been placed under arrest. Isna news agency carried a similar report. Iranian authorities have for years tried to impose curbs on its citizens using... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Iran rounds up 450 social network usersGherdab. It said the suspects would be put on trial without specifying how man
Iran rounds up 450 social network users
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
Gherdab. It said the suspects would be put on trial without specifying how many exactly have been placed under arrest. Isna news agency carried a similar report. Iranian authorities have for years tried to impose curbs on its citizens using... Read more
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FOX News
Iran's capital city renames street near Saudi Embassy for executed clericvoted to rename a street near the Saudi Embassy for a Shiite cleric executed by
Iran's capital city renames street near Saudi Embassy for executed cleric
FOX News / Posted yesterday
voted to rename a street near the Saudi Embassy for a Shiite cleric executed by the Sunni-ruled kingdom in January. The ISNA news agency says the council voted unanimously Tuesday to rename the Naaz Street after Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr. Saudi... Read more
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FOX News
Tehran renames street near Saudi Embassy for executed clericvoted to rename a street near the Saudi Embassy for a Shiite cleric executed by
Tehran renames street near Saudi Embassy for executed cleric
FOX News / Posted yesterday
voted to rename a street near the Saudi Embassy for a Shiite cleric executed by the Sunni-ruled kingdom in January. The ISNA news agency says the council voted unanimously Tuesday to rename the Naaz Street after Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr. Saudi... Read more
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PhysOrg
Iran rounds up 450 social network usersGherdab. It said the suspects would be put on trial without specifying how man
Iran rounds up 450 social network users
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
Gherdab. It said the suspects would be put on trial without specifying how many exactly have been placed under arrest. Isna news agency carried a similar report. Iranian authorities have for years tried to impose curbs on its citizens using... Read more
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Salon.com
Tehran renames street near Saudi Embassy for executed clericvoted to rename a street near the Saudi Embassy for a Shiite cleric executed by
Tehran renames street near Saudi Embassy for executed cleric
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
voted to rename a street near the Saudi Embassy for a Shiite cleric executed by the Sunni-ruled kingdom in January. The ISNA news agency says the council voted unanimously Tuesday to rename the Naaz Street after Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr. Saudi... Read more
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The Hindu
Tehran renames street near Saudi Embassy for executed clerichas voted to rename a street near the Saudi Embassy for a Shia cleric executed
Tehran renames street near Saudi Embassy for executed cleric
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
has voted to rename a street near the Saudi Embassy for a Shia cleric executed by the Sunni-ruled kingdom in January. The ISNA news agency says the council voted unanimously on Tuesday to rename the Naaz Street after Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr. Saudi... Read more
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FOX News
State Department issues updated travel warning for Iranjudiciary confirmed the detention of an Iranian-American who was visiting famil
State Department issues updated travel warning for Iran
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
judiciary confirmed the detention of an Iranian-American who was visiting family in Iran, the country's semi-official ISNA news agency reported. The report did not name the Iranian-American involved or say when he was arrested. It quoted the... Read more
10d
BBC News
Anger as Iran bars women from US volleyball gamewomen were prevented from watching the game. Female journalists were also denie
Anger as Iran bars women from US volleyball game
BBC News / Posted 10 days ago
women were prevented from watching the game. Female journalists were also denied entry, according to Iran's semi-official ISNA news agency. The decision led to a protest on social media, with thousands tweeting using the hashtag... Read more
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Daily Herald
Capt. Khan's parents to speak in Rosemont as inspiration for MuslimsAmerica. They'll be among several speakers in a prime-time slot known as the "S
Capt. Khan's parents to speak in Rosemont as inspiration for Muslims
Daily Herald / Posted 14 days ago
America. They'll be among several speakers in a prime-time slot known as the "Saturday Night Special." While the nonprofit ISNA does not endorse political parties or candidates, the Khans were added to the speaker lineup a few days ago because... Read more
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Colorado Daily
Iran says no to 'Pokemon Go'; 44 oxen help move schoolhousedecided to ban the "Pokemon Go" mobile game because of security concerns. The
Iran says no to 'Pokemon Go'; 44 oxen help move schoolhouse
Colorado Daily / Posted 16 days ago
decided to ban the "Pokemon Go" mobile game because of security concerns. The Monday report by the semi-official ISNA news agency quotes Abolhasan Firouzabadi, the head of Iran's Supreme Council of Virtual Space, as saying that the game... Read more
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Boston Herald
Iran bans 'Pokemon Go' over security concernsdecided to ban the "Pokemon Go" mobile game because of security concerns. The
Iran bans 'Pokemon Go' over security concerns
Boston Herald / Posted 16 days ago
decided to ban the "Pokemon Go" mobile game because of security concerns. The Monday report by the semi-official ISNA news agency quotes Abolhasan Firouzabadi, the head of Iran's Supreme Council of Virtual Space as saying that the game is... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Iran bans 'Pokemon Go' over security concernsdecided to ban the "Pokemon Go" mobile game because of security concerns. The
Iran bans 'Pokemon Go' over security concerns
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 16 days ago
decided to ban the "Pokemon Go" mobile game because of security concerns. The Monday report by the semi-official ISNA news agency quotes Abolhasan Firouzabadi, the head of Iran's Supreme Council of Virtual Space as saying that the game is... Read more
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16d
FOX Carolina
Iran bans 'Pokemon Go' over security concernsdecided to ban the "Pokemon Go" mobile game because of security concerns. The
Iran bans 'Pokemon Go' over security concerns
FOX Carolina / Posted 16 days ago
decided to ban the "Pokemon Go" mobile game because of security concerns. The Monday report by the semi-official ISNA news agency quotes Abolhasan Firouzabadi, the head of Iran's Supreme Council of Virtual Space as saying that the game is... Read more
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16d
PhysOrg
Iran bans 'Pokemon Go' over security concernsdecided to ban the "Pokemon Go" mobile game because of security concerns. The
Iran bans 'Pokemon Go' over security concerns
PhysOrg / Posted 16 days ago
decided to ban the "Pokemon Go" mobile game because of security concerns. The Monday report by the semi-official ISNA news agency quotes Abolhasan Firouzabadi, the head of Iran's Supreme Council of Virtual Space as saying that the game is... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Iran bans 'Pokemon Go' over security concernsdecided to ban the "Pokemon Go" mobile game because of security concerns. The
Iran bans 'Pokemon Go' over security concerns
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 16 days ago
decided to ban the "Pokemon Go" mobile game because of security concerns. The Monday report by the semi-official ISNA news agency quotes Abolhasan Firouzabadi, the head of Iran's Supreme Council of Virtual Space as saying that the game is... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Iran bans 'Pokemon Go' over security concernsdecided to ban the "Pokemon Go" mobile game because of security concerns. The
Iran bans 'Pokemon Go' over security concerns
KXXV Waco / Posted 16 days ago
decided to ban the "Pokemon Go" mobile game because of security concerns. The Monday report by the semi-official ISNA news agency quotes Abolhasan Firouzabadi, the head of Iran's Supreme Council of Virtual Space as saying that the game is... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Iran bans 'Pokemon Go' over security concernsdecided to ban the "Pokemon Go" mobile game because of security concerns. The
Iran bans 'Pokemon Go' over security concerns
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 16 days ago
decided to ban the "Pokemon Go" mobile game because of security concerns. The Monday report by the semi-official ISNA news agency quotes Abolhasan Firouzabadi, the head of Iran's Supreme Council of Virtual Space as saying that the game is... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Iran bans 'Pokemon Go' over security concernsdecided to ban the "Pokemon Go" mobile game because of security concerns. The
Iran bans 'Pokemon Go' over security concerns
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 16 days ago
decided to ban the "Pokemon Go" mobile game because of security concerns. The Monday report by the semi-official ISNA news agency quotes Abolhasan Firouzabadi, the head of Iran's Supreme Council of Virtual Space as saying that the game is... Read more
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16d
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Iran bans 'Pokemon Go' over security concernsdecided to ban the "Pokemon Go" mobile game because of security concerns. The
Iran bans 'Pokemon Go' over security concerns
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 16 days ago
decided to ban the "Pokemon Go" mobile game because of security concerns. The Monday report by the semi-official ISNA news agency quotes Abolhasan Firouzabadi, the head of Iran's Supreme Council of Virtual Space as saying that the game is... Read more
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16d
WLOX-TV Biloxi
Iran bans 'Pokemon Go' over security concernsdecided to ban the "Pokemon Go" mobile game because of security concerns. The
Iran bans 'Pokemon Go' over security concerns
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 16 days ago
decided to ban the "Pokemon Go" mobile game because of security concerns. The Monday report by the semi-official ISNA news agency quotes Abolhasan Firouzabadi, the head of Iran's Supreme Council of Virtual Space as saying that the game is... Read more
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16d
Salon.com
Iran bans ‘Pokemon Go’ over security concernsdecided to ban the “Pokemon Go” mobile game because of security concerns. The
Iran bans ‘Pokemon Go’ over security concerns
Salon.com / Posted 16 days ago
decided to ban the “Pokemon Go” mobile game because of security concerns. The Monday report by the semi-official ISNA news agency quotes Abolhasan Firouzabadi, the head of Iran’s Supreme Council of Virtual Space as saying that the game is... Read more
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16d
Island Packet
Iran bans 'Pokemon Go' over security concernsdecided to ban the "Pokemon Go" mobile game because of security concerns. The
Iran bans 'Pokemon Go' over security concerns
Island Packet / Posted 16 days ago
decided to ban the "Pokemon Go" mobile game because of security concerns. The Monday report by the semi-official ISNA news agency quotes Abolhasan Firouzabadi, the head of Iran's Supreme Council of Virtual Space as saying that the game is... Read more
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16d
USA Today
Iran becomes first country to ban 'Pokémon Go'not yet requested such a permission,” Abolhasan Firouzabadi, the head of Iran’s
Iran becomes first country to ban 'Pokémon Go'
USA Today / Posted 16 days ago
not yet requested such a permission,” Abolhasan Firouzabadi, the head of Iran’s supreme council of virtual space, told the Isna news agency. Iranian officials feel that security-wise, the game can create problems for the country and its people,... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Iran executes 20 Sunni 'terrorists' in single dayready to talk... but the Westerners should not put themselves forward as role m
Iran executes 20 Sunni 'terrorists' in single day
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 20 days ago
ready to talk... but the Westerners should not put themselves forward as role models," Larijani was quoted as saying by the ISNA news agency. "We are not happy to be executing many people, but we have a relentless war against narcotics. Poppy... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Offense By Designmultiple religious organizations, such as the Muslim Students’ Association (MSA
Offense By Design
The Jewish Press / Posted 22 days ago
multiple religious organizations, such as the Muslim Students’ Association (MSA), the Islamic Society of North America (ISNA), the Islamic Circle of North America (ICNA), and the Muslim American Society (MAS) (among many others). In 1991, they... Read more
22d
The San Angelo Standard-Times
Muslim women ask Trump #Canyouhearusnow?good and change the world for better,” Fatima Salman, executive director of the
Muslim women ask Trump #Canyouhearusnow?
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 22 days ago
good and change the world for better,” Fatima Salman, executive director of the Muslim Student Association National and ISNA representative, said in a statement. “This campaign is designed to show Donald Trump and the rest of America this... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Muslim women ask Trump #Canyouhearusnow?good and change the world for better,” Fatima Salman, executive director of the
Muslim women ask Trump #Canyouhearusnow?
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 22 days ago
good and change the world for better,” Fatima Salman, executive director of the Muslim Student Association National and ISNA representative, said in a statement. “This campaign is designed to show Donald Trump and the rest of America this... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Muslim women ask Trump #Canyouhearusnow?good and change the world for better,” Fatima Salman, executive director of the
Muslim women ask Trump #Canyouhearusnow?
The Record Searchlight / Posted 22 days ago
good and change the world for better,” Fatima Salman, executive director of the Muslim Student Association National and ISNA representative, said in a statement. “This campaign is designed to show Donald Trump and the rest of America this... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Iranian official acknowledges porn actress visited countryher account following a torrent of comments from Iranians, some friendly and ot
Iranian official acknowledges porn actress visited country
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 22 days ago
her account following a torrent of comments from Iranians, some friendly and others hostile. On Tuesday, the semi-official ISNA news agency quoted Hasan Qashqavi, a deputy foreign minister in charge of consular affairs, as saying a British-American... Read more
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USA Today
Muslim women ask Trump #Canyouhearusnow?good and change the world for better,” Fatima Salman, executive director of the
Muslim women ask Trump #Canyouhearusnow?
USA Today / Posted 22 days ago
good and change the world for better,” Fatima Salman, executive director of the Muslim Student Association National and ISNA representative, said in a statement. “This campaign is designed to show Donald Trump and the rest of America this... Read more
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Salon.com
Iranian official acknowledges porn actress visited countryher account following a torrent of comments from Iranians, some friendly and ot
Iranian official acknowledges porn actress visited country
Salon.com / Posted 22 days ago
her account following a torrent of comments from Iranians, some friendly and others hostile. On Tuesday, the semi-official ISNA news agency quoted Hasan Qashqavi, a deputy foreign minister in charge of consular affairs, as saying a British-American... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Iranian official acknowledges porn actress visited countryher account following a torrent of comments from Iranians, some friendly and ot
Iranian official acknowledges porn actress visited country
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 22 days ago
her account following a torrent of comments from Iranians, some friendly and others hostile. On Tuesday, the semi-official ISNA news agency quoted Hasan Qashqavi, a deputy foreign minister in charge of consular affairs, as saying a British-American... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Porn star Candy Charms travels to Islamic Republic to get nose job: Officialacknowledging that a British-American porn actress recently visited the Islamic
Porn star Candy Charms travels to Islamic Republic to get nose job: Official
Calgary Sun / Posted 22 days ago
acknowledging that a British-American porn actress recently visited the Islamic Republic following a social media outcry. ISNA on Tuesday quoted Hassan Qashqavi, a deputy foreign minister in charge of consular affairs, as saying the actress... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Iranian official acknowledges porn actress visited countryacknowledging that a British-American porn actress recently visited the Islamic
Iranian official acknowledges porn actress visited country
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 22 days ago
acknowledging that a British-American porn actress recently visited the Islamic Republic following a social media outcry. ISNA on Tuesday quoted Hasan Qashqavi, a deputy foreign minister in charge of consular affairs, as saying the actress visited... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Iranian official acknowledges porn actress visited countryacknowledging that a British-American porn actress recently visited the Islamic
Iranian official acknowledges porn actress visited country
FOX Carolina / Posted 22 days ago
acknowledging that a British-American porn actress recently visited the Islamic Republic following a social media outcry. ISNA on Tuesday quoted Hasan Qashqavi, a deputy foreign minister in charge of consular affairs, as saying the actress visited... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Iranian official acknowledges porn actress visited countryacknowledging that a British-American porn actress recently visited the Islamic
Iranian official acknowledges porn actress visited country
KXXV Waco / Posted 22 days ago
acknowledging that a British-American porn actress recently visited the Islamic Republic following a social media outcry. ISNA on Tuesday quoted Hasan Qashqavi, a deputy foreign minister in charge of consular affairs, as saying the actress visited... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Iranian official acknowledges porn actress visited countryacknowledging that a British-American porn actress recently visited the Islamic
Iranian official acknowledges porn actress visited country
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 22 days ago
acknowledging that a British-American porn actress recently visited the Islamic Republic following a social media outcry. ISNA on Tuesday quoted Hasan Qashqavi, a deputy foreign minister in charge of consular affairs, as saying the actress visited... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Iranian official acknowledges porn actress visited countryacknowledging that a British-American porn actress recently visited the Islamic
Iranian official acknowledges porn actress visited country
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 22 days ago
acknowledging that a British-American porn actress recently visited the Islamic Republic following a social media outcry. ISNA on Tuesday quoted Hasan Qashqavi, a deputy foreign minister in charge of consular affairs, as saying the actress visited... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Iranian official acknowledges porn actress visited countryacknowledging that a British-American porn actress recently visited the Islamic
Iranian official acknowledges porn actress visited country
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 22 days ago
acknowledging that a British-American porn actress recently visited the Islamic Republic following a social media outcry. ISNA on Tuesday quoted Hasan Qashqavi, a deputy foreign minister in charge of consular affairs, as saying the actress visited... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Iranian official acknowledges porn actress visited countryacknowledging that a British-American porn actress recently visited the Islamic
Iranian official acknowledges porn actress visited country
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 22 days ago
acknowledging that a British-American porn actress recently visited the Islamic Republic following a social media outcry. ISNA on Tuesday quoted Hasan Qashqavi, a deputy foreign minister in charge of consular affairs, as saying the actress visited... Read more
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23d
International Business Times
Muslim women speak out against Trump and stereotype labels with #CanYouHearUsNow hashtag director of the Muslim Student Association National and Central zone representa
Muslim women speak out against Trump and stereotype labels with #CanYouHearUsNow hashtag
International Business Times / Posted 23 days ago
director of the Muslim Student Association National and Central zone representative for Islamic Society of North America (Isna), Fatima Salman, the Daily Dot reported. "This campaign is designed to show Donald Trump and the rest of America this... Read more
28d
Breitbart
Muslim Brotherhood Front Group Teach Police ‘Islam 101’grounds for radicalism and the Islamic religion.” Umar also was an official in
Muslim Brotherhood Front Group Teach Police ‘Islam 101’
Breitbart / Posted 28 days ago
grounds for radicalism and the Islamic religion.” Umar also was an official in the Islamic Society of North America (ISNA), a Muslim organization which sought to be the certifying body for Islamic prison chaplains in the United States, but... Read more
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Reuters
Iran sets presidential election for May 2017a letter to the ministry that it had agreed on a date of May 19 proposed by the
Iran sets presidential election for May 2017
Reuters / Posted 28 days ago
a letter to the ministry that it had agreed on a date of May 19 proposed by the ministry, according to students news agency ISNA said. Rouhani last year struck a deal with world powers on curbing Iran's nuclear program in exchange for relief from... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Iran sets presidential election for May 2017a letter to the ministry that it had agreed on a date of May 19 proposed by the
Iran sets presidential election for May 2017
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 28 days ago
a letter to the ministry that it had agreed on a date of May 19 proposed by the ministry, according to students news agency ISNA said. Rouhani last year struck a deal with world powers on curbing Iran's nuclear programme in exchange for relief from... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Tehran says no info on al Qaeda members alleged by US to live in Iranon its own soil," foreign ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi was cited as saying
Tehran says no info on al Qaeda members alleged by US to live in Iran
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 29 days ago
on its own soil," foreign ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi was cited as saying by the Iranian Students' News Agency (ISNA). Iran has held several al Qaeda members, both high-ranking and lower-level, since the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks on New... Read more
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Reuters
Tehran says no info on al Qaeda members alleged by U.S. to live in Iranon its own soil," foreign ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi was cited as saying
Tehran says no info on al Qaeda members alleged by U.S. to live in Iran
Reuters / Posted 29 days ago
on its own soil," foreign ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi was cited as saying by the Iranian Students' News Agency (ISNA). Iran has held several al Qaeda members, both high-ranking and lower-level, since the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks on New... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Iran Confirms An Iranian-American Has Been Detainedjudiciary has confirmed the detention of an Iranian-American who was visiting f
Iran Confirms An Iranian-American Has Been Detained
KPBS San Diego / Posted 30 days ago
judiciary has confirmed the detention of an Iranian-American who was visiting family in Iran, the country's semi-official ISNA news agency reported Sunday. The report did not name the Iranian-American involved or say when he was arrested. It... Read more
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